Wed.Sep 19, 2018

How To Tell If You Or Someone You Love Is A Narcissist

Dumb Little Man

We have all known that person, the one who monopolizes the conversations or seems to always have a flattering story to tell – always about themselves. Maybe, we listen politely for a bit and make a break for it as soon as we possibly can. Perhaps, we suffer silently while inwardly rolling our eyes.

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Choose A Positive Attitude

Office Dynamics

From Joan Burge’s new book, Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed (2018). I HAVE BEEN SPEAKING on attitude since 1990. What I said in 1990 still holds true today. You have a choice when it comes to your attitude. You are not a victim of your circumstances.

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Challenges To The Business Of Hemp

Dumb Little Man

In 2017, $820 million worth of legal hemp products were sold in the United States. Yes, you read that right – legal hemp. From clothing and textiles to food and medicine, hemp has a long history of being a textile crop all over the world.

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These Are the Really Dumb Things to Avoid in a Job Interview

On The Job

It’s not unusual to be a bit nervous for a job interview. It’s also not unusual to worry that you might say something dumb. But do you plan to ask the hiring manager the location of the nearest bar? Or why the hiring manager’s aura doesn’t like you?

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What the “Start over with Nothing” thought experiment teaches us about entrepreneurship

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

There’s a fun game entrepreneurs play over drinks: . Imagine starting over, totally from scratch. With nothing. Probably in an unfamiliar country or something. . You have zero access to any of the capital or physical resources you have now. You get to keep everything that’s already in your head: All the experience and hard-won learnings. . But that’s it. How long would it take you to get back to where you are today, success-wise?

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30+ Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin Terms

Daily Writing Tips

Most of us heard or read stories about cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, blockchain and so on over the past few years. Few of us, however, understand what those terms mean.

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